We are spending the last week in October in Devon. It’s also half term week, and since we can only go away when the schools are on a break, it does limit us to when we can take trips, but staying in a converted farm building which is off the […]
Many Americans who arrive in the UK for the first time can find things very confusing, not the least of which is the language difference.
While Americans speak English (after a fashion), it’s not only the spelling of many words that is different between American English and British English, it’s the use of words and phrases that will very often completely confuse the visitor.
This is the tale that recounts some of the problems that a naïve American visitor to the UK might experience. I hope you enjoy it.